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THE ORCHESTRA JAPAN 2016 Openings!Audition held on January 2016

Job Type

Orchestra Member (April 2016 through March 2017, possibility of renewal)
Side freelance activities allowed

Openings for

  • Trumpet (1st)
  • Viola (Tutti)
  • Cello (Tutti)

Remuneration

A per concert remuneration will be discussed and agreed at time of contract.
*Travel expenses, tour accommodation and per diem paid. (Social insurance not provided for).

Screening Procedure

  1. Screening of Application materials
  2. Audition
  3. Interview

Audition

Venue

Square Ebara Hiratsuka Hall (Map)
Address: Tokyo-to, Shinagawa-ku, Ebara 4-5-28, 142-0063 Japan

Schedule

  • Trumpet January 25 2016 (Mon)
  • Viola January 26 2016 (Tue)
  • Cello  January 27 2016 (Wed)

Solo Piece

  • Trumpet Haydn: Concerto, 1st movement incl. cadenza (all cadenza/editions accepted)
  • Viola  Stamitz: Concerto No.1, 1st movement incl. cadenza (all cadenza/editions accepted)
  • Cello  Haydn: Concerto No.1, 1st movement incl. cadenza (all cadenza/editions accepted)

Orchestra studies will be sent to applicants accepted for the audition together with an audition applicant card.
*Each applicant to arrange for their own piano accompanist. (Rehearsal with piano not possible at audition venue).
*Audition time will be specified on the audition application card.
*Jury may ask to stop performance during audition.

How to Apply

Applications accepted via Web form or standard mail.
*As much as possible please apply via the Web form.
*Profile photo required.


Application Deadline: Application must be received by December 28 2016 for both WEB and mail applications.

Concerts planned for 2016

  • Disney on Classic 2016 “Spring Gala”, Tokyo & Kobe
  • Disney on Classic 2016 “A Magical Night”, Japan Tour with over 50 concerts/li>
  • Other concerts from a wide ranging repertoire including classical, film music, pops, etc.

We look forward to your application.
Enquiries: audition@theorchestrajapan.com